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Person killed in hit-and-run on Indy’s northwest side

Pedestrian killed on Indy’s northwest side

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — A pedestrian died early Wednesday morning after being hit by a vehicle on the northwest side of Indianapolis.

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers were called around 5:45 a.m. after receiving reports of a body in the roadway near the intersection of West 86th Street and Zionsville Road.

Officers arrived and determined the pedestrian, identified by police as a male, was deceased.

Investigators believe the incident was a hit-and-run.

IMPD says there was no vehicle at the scene and no witnesses have come forward.

Westbound 86th Street is closed for crash cleanup and investigation.

No other information was immediately available.

News 8 has a crew at the scene.